The Czech Republic’s Karolína Plíšková has made it into the second round at the US Open in New York. The eighth seed overcame Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan 6-4 7-6 despite making eight double faults and suffering four breaks of serve.
Plíšková’s compatriots Lucie Šafářová, Barbora Strýcová and Grand Slam debutant Karolína Muchová also made it through the first round on Monday.
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